Veterans Day at the Capitol

Event Sponsor: 
Iowa Department of Veterans Affairs
Event Date: 
Jan 17 2018 - 7:00am to 12:00pm
Event Area: 
Capitol Building
Event Location: 
1st Floor Rotunda - Entire Rotunda
Event Type: 
Public Event
Expected Attendance: 
101 - 500
Governor and Lt. Governor will address attendees. DAS will set up. Mapcon 052292
Add'l Information: 
A day for Iowa's veteran community to recognize the importance of the General Assembly to hear from veterans in the state of any concerns they have. The program will begin at 10:00 with the invited guests to speak including Governor and Lt. Governor speaking along with the legislative Veterans Committee members. 9:00 vendor tables will be available for attendees to visit and learn about on going veteran representation for the state. This group will have Color Guard. They will have ceremonial rifles.  They’ll have their helmets, white gloves, boot spats, pistol belts (without weapons attached).  Expect a delay at the security desk to pass through the detectors with their items. For additional information contact Meghan Larkins at